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National Weather Service Lubbock TX
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

TXZ024-141015-
Caprock RAWS-Briscoe TX
34.41N 101.05W Elev. 2561 ft
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

Date           12/13/17      Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      33          51          29          57          33
Temp          69 55 45 41 37 33 36 47 51 42 36 34 31 29 34 51 57 48 41 38 36 33
Dewpt         16 18 20 18 19 20 23 24 25 26 27 27 24 21 20 20 19 19 19 19 20 21
Max/Min RH                   63          36          76          22          62
RH            13 24 37 40 48 57 58 40 36 52 68 76 74 71 55 30 22 32 40 46 53 61
Wind Dir      NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd      14  8  4  4  5  6  8  9 11  6  6  8  9  8  8  8 11  8 10 13 13 13
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B2 B2 B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  4  5  9 28 50 73 80 63 20  7  2  0  1  0  2  1  1  2  1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     2     2     2     3     4     4     4     3
Mix Hgt               100   100  4800  5100  1400   200  4100  5100   100   100
T Wind Dir             NW    NW     N     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              6     6     9    16    14    10     9    12     9    12
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/16/17  Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          64      34    49      29    59      33    62      36    67
Temp          57 52 40   34 46 41 33   29 52 49 38   33 55 52 41   36 60 53
Dewpt         20 27 28   26 23 22 21   21 20 22 22   23 22 24 23   25 22 23
Min/Max RH       21      71    34      72    23      66    22      63    18
RH            24 37 61   70 41 46 60   71 28 34 50   66 27 33 48   63 22 30
PWind Dir        SW       W     N      NW     W      SW     N       S    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       0     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ026-141015-
Childress-Childress TX
34.43N 100.28W Elev. 1952 ft
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

Date           12/13/17      Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      34          52          29          58          31
Temp          70 56 46 42 38 34 37 48 52 43 37 34 32 29 35 51 58 47 40 37 34 31
Dewpt         18 21 22 21 20 22 24 24 26 26 25 25 24 22 20 19 19 19 19 20 21 21
Max/Min RH                   64          35          74          22          66
RH            14 25 38 43 48 60 58 39 36 51 62 70 73 74 55 28 22 32 42 50 58 65
Wind Dir      NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW  W  W  S  S SW SW SW
Wind Spd      13  8  4  5  5  5  8 10 12  8  6  6  8  6  8  6 10  9  9 11  9 11
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL FW SC SC B2 B2 B1 FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  2  5  9 30 44 70 76 64 22  4  1  0  1  0  2  1  1  1  2
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     3     2     2     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt                 0     0  4800  4900  1700   100  3300  4600     0     0
T Wind Dir              N    NW     N     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              5     6    10    16     9     9     9    11     6     6
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/16/17  Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          64      35    51      29    59      32    62      37    66
Temp          56 53 41   35 47 42 34   29 52 48 38   32 55 52 42   37 59 53
Dewpt         22 29 31   26 26 24 22   22 23 23 23   23 24 25 24   26 26 28
Min/Max RH       22      69    36      75    25      69    24      64    23
RH            26 40 67   68 43 48 62   74 32 36 55   68 30 34 48   63 28 38
PWind Dir        SW      SW     N      NW     W      SW     N       S    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       5     0       0     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ043-141015-
Jayton RAWS-Kent TX
33.23N 100.57W Elev. 1905 ft
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

Date           12/13/17      Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      33          54          30          57          31
Temp          71 56 46 41 37 33 37 49 54 45 38 35 33 30 35 51 57 46 40 36 34 31
Dewpt         15 18 22 23 23 22 23 25 24 23 24 25 24 22 21 20 19 19 19 20 22 21
Max/Min RH                   64          30          73          23          70
RH            12 22 38 47 56 63 56 38 31 43 57 67 71 72 56 30 23 33 44 52 63 67
Wind Dir      NW  N  N  N  N  N  N NE  N  N  N NW  N NW NW NW  W SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd      11  9  4  4  5  6  9 11 11  6  5  4  6  5  6  6  8  6  8 10  9 10
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW FW B1 B1 B1 B1 FW FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0  0  2  1  2  1 17 20 55 59 63 52 18  6  0  1  0  3  1  2  2  3
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  5     3     2     2     2     3     4     4     4     5
Mix Hgt               100   100  4600  5400  3100   400  4100  5300   100   100
T Wind Dir             NW     N     N     N     N     N     N     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              6     6    10    17    13    10    10    11     8     9
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/16/17  Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          61      35    52      28    59      34    64      34    67
Temp          54 51 40   35 48 43 33   28 52 49 39   34 57 52 40   34 59 53
Dewpt         25 29 34   30 27 24 23   23 26 26 27   26 26 29 30   31 33 33
Min/Max RH       27      81    35      85    28      73    24      90    28
RH            32 43 76   80 43 47 67   81 36 40 61   72 30 40 67   88 36 46
PWind Dir        SW      SW    NW      NW     W      SW    SW       S    SW
Wind Char       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC FW FW   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          5       5     0       5    10       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ035-141015-
Lubbock-Lubbock TX
33.67N 101.82W Elev. 3280 ft
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

Date           12/13/17      Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      29          51          25          55          29
Temp          68 53 42 37 33 29 33 46 51 41 34 30 28 25 31 48 55 45 38 34 32 29
Dewpt         14 16 19 18 18 18 20 22 21 22 23 23 21 19 19 20 19 18 18 19 20 20
Max/Min RH                   66          30          78          24          69
RH            12 23 39 45 53 62 58 38 30 47 64 73 75 77 61 32 24 34 44 53 61 68
Wind Dir       N NE NE  N  N NE NE NE NE  N  N  N  N NW NW  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd      14 10  5  6  6  6 10 12 12 10  8  6  8  6  5  9 13 10 11 12 11 12
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL FW SC B1 B2 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  1  1  2 20 38 69 80 74 46 14  4  0  0  0  1  1  0  1  2
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  4     3     2     2     2     2     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt               100   100  4500  5400  2800   400  3600  4500   100   100
T Wind Dir              N     N    NE    NE     N     N    NW     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              5     6    10    16    16    10     6    13     9    10
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/16/17  Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          64      32    48      26    58      30    63      33    65
Temp          56 52 39   32 44 39 31   26 51 47 36   30 55 51 39   33 58 52
Dewpt         20 26 24   24 23 22 21   19 20 19 21   20 21 22 21   23 22 24
Min/Max RH       21      72    36      74    22      66    20      66    20
RH            24 37 55   71 42 49 67   74 29 32 54   65 26 31 47   65 25 34
PWind Dir        SW       W     N       N     W       W     W      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5     0       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ031-141015-
Matador RAWS-Cottle TX
34.13N 100.42W Elev. 1900 ft
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

Date           12/13/17      Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      33          54          29          59          33
Temp          70 56 46 41 37 33 37 49 54 44 38 34 32 29 35 52 59 48 42 38 36 33
Dewpt         17 20 23 22 21 22 24 24 24 24 25 26 24 22 20 19 19 19 19 20 21 21
Max/Min RH                   65          32          76          21          62
RH            13 25 40 47 52 62 58 38 32 45 61 72 73 74 54 27 21 31 40 48 55 62
Wind Dir      NE NE  N  N  N  N  N  N  N  N NW NW NW NW NW NW  W  S SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd      13  6  4  5  5  5  8  9 11  6  5  6  8  6  6  6  9  8 10 11 10 12
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL CL SC SC B1 B2 B2 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0  0  1  1  5  5 26 39 67 75 70 29  7  2  0  1  0  2  1  1  1  2
PoP 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     2     2     2     2     3     4     4     4     4
Mix Hgt               200   100  4900  5300  2400   300  3700  5000   100   200
T Wind Dir              N    NW     N     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              5     6     9    17    13     9     9    11     8     9
RFTI           1  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/16/17  Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          65      35    53      29    61      33    64      38    69
Temp          58 53 41   35 49 44 34   29 54 50 39   33 57 54 43   38 62 55
Dewpt         22 29 31   27 26 24 22   23 22 23 23   24 23 25 25   28 27 27
Min/Max RH       22      72    34      79    22      69    22      69    21
RH            25 38 66   71 42 46 62   78 29 34 53   68 27 33 48   68 27 34
PWind Dir        SW      SW     N      NW     W      SW    NW       S    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW SC SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       5     0       0     5       0     0       0     0

$$

TXZ029-141015-
Plainview-Hale TX
34.18N 101.71W Elev. 3372 ft
301 PM CST Wed Dec 13 2017

Date           12/13/17      Thu 12/14/17            Fri 12/15/17            Sat
UTC 3hrly     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12
CST 3hrly     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06

Min/Max                      29          49          24          54          28
Temp          66 52 42 37 33 29 33 44 49 39 33 29 27 24 30 47 54 44 37 33 31 28
Dewpt         12 15 19 19 18 19 21 23 23 24 25 24 22 20 20 20 20 19 19 19 20 20
Max/Min RH                   69          36          84          26          71
RH            12 23 40 48 53 65 61 42 36 54 73 80 82 84 67 34 26 36 48 55 64 71
Wind Dir      NE NE  N  N  N NE NE NE  N  N NW NW  N NW  W  W  W SW SW SW SW SW
Wind Spd      16  8  4  4  5  5  8 11 11  8  5  6  6  5  5 10 13  9 10 12 11 12
Clouds        CL CL CL CL CL FW FW SC B2 B2 B1 SC FW CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL CL
Clouds(%)      0  0  0  3  2  6 23 48 74 81 67 32  6  2  0  1  0  1  1  0  1  1
PoP 12hr                      0           0           5           0           0
QPF 12hr                      0           0           0           0           0
LAL                     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1     1
Haines                  3     3     2     2     2     2     4     4     4     3
Mix Hgt               100   100  4600  5200  2100   200  3600  4100   100   100
T Wind Dir              N     N    NE     N    NW    NW    NW     W    SW    SW
T Wind Spd              5     6    10    17    13     9     9    14    10    12
RFTI           2  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0  0
RFTI Category EL NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO


Date           12/16/17  Sun 12/17/17  Mon 12/18/17  Tue 12/19/17  Wed 12/20/17
UTC 6hrly     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00
CST 6hrly     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18

Max/Min          62      31    47      25    57      28    61      30    65
Temp          54 50 38   31 43 38 30   25 50 46 34   28 53 49 37   30 57 50
Dewpt         18 25 24   25 23 22 20   19 19 19 20   21 21 22 19   21 21 22
Min/Max RH       20      78    38      78    22      75    22      69    18
RH            24 37 58   77 44 51 67   77 29 34 56   74 28 34 49   68 24 33
PWind Dir        SW       W     N      NW     W       W     N      SW    SW
Wind Char       15>     <15   15>     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
Avg Clouds    FW FW SC   SC SC SC SC   SC SC FW FW   FW FW FW FW   FW FW FW
PoP 12hr          0       0     5       5     0       0     0       0     0

$$

Below is a weather element key for this product

Day 1 through 3...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dewpt(F)............................Dew Point Temperature
Min/Max RH or Max/Min RH(%).........Maximum/Minimum Humidity
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Dir(8 point compass)...........20 ft. Wind Direction
Wind Dir Deg(degrees)...............20 ft. Wind Direction in Tens of Degrees
                                    Relative to Due North.
     Example: 09 = 90 Degrees = East; 18 = 180 Degrees = South;
              27 = 270 Degrees = West; 36 = 360 Degrees = North
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft. Wind Speed
Wind Gust(MPH)......................20 ft. Wind Gust
Wind Chill..........................Wind Chill Temperature
Heat Index..........................Heat Index
Clouds(CAT).........................Cloud Cover Category
     Example: CL = Clear; FW = Few; SC = Scattered;
              B1 = Mostly Cloudy; B2 = Considerable Clouds; OV = Overcast
Clouds(%)...........................Cloud Cover as a Percentage
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability of Measurable Precipitation
QPF 12Hr(in)........................Liquid Equivalent Precipitation Amount
Weather...
     Type...
       Rain...........Rain
       Rain SHWRS.....Rain Showers
       TSTMS..........Thunderstorms
       Drizzle........Drizzle
       Snow...........Snow
       SnowSHWRS......Snow Showers
       Sleet..........Sleet
       Flurries.......Flurries
       FRZG Rain......Freezing Rain
       FRZG DRZL......Freezing Drizzle
     Coverage...
       S..............Slight Chance
       C..............Chance
       L..............Likely
       O..............Occasional
       D..............Definite
       AR.............Areas
       PA.............Patchy
OBVIS...............................Obstruction to Visibility
     TYPE...
       F..............Fog
       PF.............Patchy Fog
       F+.............Dense Fog
       H..............Haze
       BS.............Blowing Snow
       K..............Smoke
       BD.............Blowing Dust
       AF.............Volcanic Ashfall
LAL(CAT)............................Lightning Activity Level
Mix Hgt(feet AGL)...................Mixing Height
T Wind Dir(8 point compass).........Transport Wind Direction
T Wind Spd(MPH).....................Transport Wind Speed
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Dispersion..........................LDSI
MAX LVORI...........................LVORI
STA PRES (Inches Mercury)...........Station Pressure
ADI (Index).........................Atmospheric Dispersion Index
Ceiling (ft)........................Ceiling
Stability (CAT).....................Pasquil Turner Stability
Watch/Warning/Advisory...
     Example: W = Warning; Y = Advisory; A = Watch
     in effect for the indicated hour

Day 4 through 7...
Max/Min Temp or Min/Max Temp(F).....Maximum/Minimum Air Temperature
Temp(F).............................Air Temperature
Dwpt................................Dew Point Temperature
RH(%)...............................Relative Humidity
Wind Spd(MPH).......................20 ft Wind Speed
     Example: <15 = Less than 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH or greater
Avg Clouds(CAT).....................Average Cloud Cover Category
PoP 12Hr(%).........................Probability for Accumulating Precipitation
Weather...
     See Day 1 through 3 Weather Descriptions



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